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Just Step Away from the Ocean

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Last updated: 03/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

NOW WITH FREE WIFI!!!

WE NOW DO LAY AWAY !!! IT'S
EASY TRY YOU'LL LIKE IT...

THE BEACHES ARE OPEN FOR DRIVING....BOOK YOUR VACATION TODAY....!!!
R & R IS THE WAY BEST USED TO DESCRIBED A HATTERAS ISLAND VACATION

The three words that best describe RISKY BUSINESS are... LOCATION...LOCATION...LOCATION....View the beautiful Atlantic Ocean from the deck and Living Room...

The first day the Realtor showed us this house we very nearly did not even look at it. It had been on the market for over a year and we could see why. To avoid being rude, we went in and it was just as bad inside as outside... Then we stepped out onto the deck and were inspired by the view.

Just across the street we saw what people come to the outer banks for, the Beautiful Atlantic Ocean. After coaxing my husband back to look again we bought it. We knew we had a lot of work to do on it but but we knew it could be done. It could be made into a great vacation home.

We set out to make it the kind of place that guest would enjoy and want to come back to time after time. First we got rid of most of the furniture. Upstairs we ripped out walls and the low ceilings to make a greatroom with cathedral ceilings and we added a gas fireplace using the juniper that had been part of the downstairs walls, (very nice for the evenings in the autumn which is a great time on Hatter Island).

Then we moved the kitchen and dining area to the upstairs level and we extended the top deck so that our guests could not only see the ocean but have a very nice view of the sound and other parts of the island.

Downstairs we removed walls, added on two more full bathrooms and created two Master Bedrooms. There is a full bath that can be shared by the other two bedrooms and there is a forth full bath upstairs. Then we added the furniture and decor. We were amazed at how much better it looked, but we did not stop there, we put a TV & VCR in not only the Great Room but in each bedroom we then added an extensive video library,& books & games,there is also ceiling fans in each room.

Outside we added a lockable storage room and last but certainly not least a 14 foot by 32 foot, PRIVATE POOL with FREE SOLAR HEAT and a large furnished deck and a HOT TUB...

Now doesn't that sounds inviting? If you love going to sleep and waking up listening to the lapping and occasionally roaring surf, or being able to run across the street and over the dunes to the beach, then RISKY BUSINESS is the place for you. The PRIVATE POOL and HOT TUB sounds nice too.

Perhaps you like to take the occasional day trip on your vacation. There are lots of historical sights on the Outer Banks and Hatteras Island. The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse is the tallest brick light house in the country, and if you dare climb to the top of it the view is awesome. There is a riding stable also in Buxton.

There are several other lighthouses on the Outer Banks also. The Lost Colony is an outdoor drama on Roanoake Island.and The Write Brothers Museum is nice to visit in Kitty Hawk. There is a small amusement park for the little ones featuring go carts and bumper boats. Water sports are abundant, fishing, swimming, surfing, kiteboarding, parasailing, etc.

From ferry rides to just walking on the beach there are THREE MORE WORDS TO DESCRIBE A STAY AT RISKY BUSINESS... NICE... VERY NICE!

Keywords: Semi-Oceanfront Home

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 9-11

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Refrigerator with Ice Maker, Bed Linens Provided, Charcoal Grill (BBQ)& Lockable Storage Beneath House...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Just Cross the Street and the Dunes and you're on the beach.The Access is in front of the House (VERY NEAR)...moreless

  • Water View:

    You Can Also View The Albemarle Sound From the Upper Deck as well as the Atlantic Ocean...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Dishes ,Pots & Pans & Utensils ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave

Outside

  • Balcony:

    See Pictures for a look at the Decks...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
off season
Mar 28 - May 8, 2015
7 night min stay

$895
off season
May 9 - May 16, 2015
7 night min stay

$995
off season
May 17 - May 23, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,395
mis season
Jun 13 - Jun 20, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,595
Prime Season
Jun 27 - Aug 8, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,295
mid season
Aug 29 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,495
Off Season
Sep 26 - Oct 3, 2015
7 night min stay

$995
Off Season
Oct 4 - Nov 28, 2015
7 night min stay

$895

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Enjoy Your Stay Sorry No Pets


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Photos

  • Risky Business Front View

    Risky Business Front View

  • Private Pool and Hot Tub

    Private Pool and Hot Tub

  • Second Dining Area (very close to first dining area)

    Second Dining Area (very close to first dining area)

  • The view of the Atlantic Ocean from the upper deck

    The view of the Atlantic Ocean from the upper deck

  • Dinning & Kitchen

    Dinning & Kitchen

  • Front Master BR

    Front Master BR

  • Living Room From Kit

    Living Room From Kit

  • LR ,DR,& Kit

    LR ,DR,& Kit

  • Pyramid bed sleeps 3

    Pyramid bed sleeps 3

  • Northeast View form Top Deck

    Northeast View form Top Deck

  • Risky Business

    Risky Business

  • First Dining Area

    First Dining Area

  • entrance to beach across the street

    entrance to beach across the street

  • Master BR

    Master BR

  • dinning & Kitchen

    dinning & Kitchen

  • Living Room to Outside

    Living Room to Outside

  • coming in from top deck

    coming in from top deck

  • Solar Heated Pool

    Solar Heated Pool

  • Twin Beds Room

    Twin Beds Room

  • Southeast View form Top Deck

    Southeast View form Top Deck

  • Bottom Deck Outside Front Master BR

    Bottom Deck Outside Front Master BR

VRBO #45402

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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